Two members of the group known as “The Squad” – an influential group of progressive first-term minority congresswomen – are facing serious Democratic primary challengers in the coming weeks. In Minnesota’s heavily Democratic 5th Congressional District – which covers much of the city of Minneapolis and was ground zero for the nationwide protests sparked by the death of George Floyd– freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar is facing multiple challengers on the … Read more Insurgent Primary Challengers Vow To Oust Tlaib and Omar
Freshmen Congress woman Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., continues to dish out six-figure payments to her husband’s firm, which has now received more than $1 million from her campaign this cycle. Federal Election Commission records released Tuesday afternoon show that Omar’s campaign funneled $228,384.93 last quarter to the E Street Group, a D.C.-based consulting firm run by … Read more Investigation REVEALS Ilhan Omar’s campaign violation hits an all time high.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi has suggested the Trump administration “might be afraid of truth” after the White House barred members of its Coronavirus Task Force from testifying before the House this month. A recent White House memo ordered task force members and their key deputies not to accept invitations from the House to testify about the coronavirus crisis “during the month of … Read more Pelosi RIPS Trump for blocking Coronavirus Taskforce from testifying before House
While former President George W. Bush offers words of support for a nation rocked by a staggering loss of lives, Trump plays coronavirus victim. In less than three minutes, a somber-voiced Bush expressed gratitude to the nation’s medical professionals, called on Americans to protect their neighbors by keeping their distance from them and urged us … Read more While George W. Bush pleads for unity, Trump plays coronavirus victim
The White House is blocking Dr. Anthony Fauci a key member of the administration’s coronavirus task force, from testifying before the Democratic-led House next week. “The Appropriations Committee sought Dr. Anthony Fauci as a witness at next week’s Labor-HHS-Education Subcommittee hearing on COVID-19 response. We have been informed by an administration official that the White House … Read more Dr. Fauci Blocked From Testifying Next Week By White House
President Trump left little room for doubt. “We’re going to put a hold on money spent to the W.H.O.,” he said, referring to the World Health Organization. “We’re going to put a very powerful hold on it.” But when he was asked a bit later whether it was the right time to delay money for … Read more This president does not need adversaries to dispute his statements. He does that all by himself.
President Trump sought to blame W.H.O for the very missteps and failures that have been leveled at him and his administration. Trump lashed out on Tuesday at the World Health Organization, choosing a new political enemy to attack and threatening to withhold funding from a premier health institution even as a deadly virus ravages nations … Read more Trump Takes On New Enemy Over Missteps and Failures of His Administration
New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Sunday criticized President Donald Trump for not using his powers under the Defense Production Act as she described the lack of protective gear and medical supplies needed to fight the coronavirus in her home state. “We cannot wait until people start really dying in large numbers to start production, … Read more Ocasio-Cortez Attempts To BAIT Trump on Powers Under Defense Production Act But Failed Miserably
The White House is counting on a retired Army colonel and former Obama appointee to help lead the administration’s response to the coronavirus as the outbreak spreads across the country and claims more lives. Former colleagues of Dr. Deborah Birx, who recently served as the State Department’s global AIDS coordinator, say President Trump and Vice … Read more JUST IN: New coronavirus phase puts spotlight on White House pick
The EU is facing increasing scrutiny as Brexit inspires more euroscepticism in the bloc – and an insider from Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union has said that many in Germany fear the EU could “break apart”. The startling statement was made by Felix Schonherr from the Werte Union (Values Union) – a group within Merkel’s … Read more EU Chaos: Germany’s crippling doubts about bloc’s future exposed – ‘It could break apart’